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MSNBC
Nov 20, 2009 10:00pm EST
. alexander, age 12, monika, 14, and lisa, 15. >> translator: why this man took these three middle children upstairs we'll probably never get a final on that. you can imagine that it was getting a bit crowded. you must have guessed the more prisoners in the cellar the more complicated it became to look after them. >> taking the three middle children upstairs posed problems. how to explain the arrival of the babies? his solution was simple. elisabeth was a bad mother and had abandoned her children. a pattern was established in the middle of the night, a baby would be left on the fritzls' door step with a note from elisabeth, again, a letter the father forced her to write. >> translator: "i'm really sorry that i have to turn to you again. i hope lisa is doing well. she must have grown by now. monika is now 9 1/2 months old. she was breast fed for 7 1/2 months and now eats almost anything but she still likes the bottle best. the hole appetite has to be a little bigger for her." >> when the second baby arrived, the austrian press took note. mark perry covered the case for a local newspaper. >>
FOX
Nov 24, 2009 5:00pm EST
sister-in-law jami, my brother john, and my sister-in-law lisa. john: good to have you back again. today, they're challenged by the gingras family. gingras family. >> gingras, yes. john: all right, michelle, it's nice to have you with us. introduce me here to your very attractive family here. >> this is my husband, chris, my brother-in-law brian, my sister-in-law erica, and my sister-in-law april. john: and nice to have you with us. good luck to you. are you ready to play the "feud"? chris and michelle, join me. [cheers] john: all righty. good luck to you. you know the way this game is played. we surveyed 100 people, the top six answers are on the board. what would you do if you noticed your boss forgot to zip up his fly? [laughter] john: chris. >> tell him. john: tell him. just tell him. tell him right out. that's the number one answer. [cheers] john: pass or play? >> we're going to play. john: all right. >> we're going to play. john: michelle, head on back there. all right. all right. one of the most awkward situations there is in an office situation. your boss forgets to zip up his fl
CNN
Nov 27, 2009 10:00pm EST
francis townsend and lisa bloom. good to have all of you with us. fran, i want to start with you. now we have the picture proof of them face-to-face with president obama. so there is no question to how far the unchecked access got them. really to the highest level. how does this happen? and what should happen now to both the salahis and the secret service folks on duty that night? >> sure. you know, erica, what happens is once you come to that initial point that tom foreman mentions, that perimeter point where you go through a magnetometer, once you're through there, nobody really checks you again. the presumption if you got inside the perimeter, inside the white house grounds, you've been cleared. so no one would have checked them again. and so they would have come into the white house. they would have gone up stairs. they would have gone to somebody at a social secretary's desk to get a card before you go in for your photograph with the president. oftentimes there is an administrative slipup. someone will write it out for you. the only purpose is to put the picture and name together an
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 6:00pm EST
and tuesday. we spoke to lisa robinson, and they explain what attorneys will be looking for for jurors to be sitting on this case. >> mayor dixon's life is so hectic, she could have easily lost awareness it those rare gift cards she had gotten or if they belonged to someone else -- if those gift cards she had gotten belonged to her or someone else. women would certainly be something we did want to have. >> the prosecution wants the opposite, focused people, elderly, and he projects the trial will last about 10 days. that would give the case to the jurors just before thanksgiving. reporting live at city hall, kim dacey, wbal tv 11 news. >> jury selection beginning tomorrow, and 11 news will have a team of reporters covering the case on their an online at wbaltv.com. -- on air and online. and man were shot near the harbor house complex around 1:30 this morning -- a man was shot. police say he is in serious condition. there is no word tonight on a suspect or motive in this case. we are learning more about the maryland soldier who was one of 13 people killed in that deadly shooting rampage
NBC
Nov 21, 2009 11:00pm EST
to customer service. wbal tv 11 news lisa robinson explains. >> hopefully you'll have great customer service this holiday shopping season. that wasn't always the case for our secret shopper. with the eye team's hidden camera rolling we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area. she'll make purchases and give us her overall opinions of the experience including the help she receives and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies room. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. i told her it was a gift. she gave me a little bag, gift receipt. pleasant. >> other places, she thought some of them weren't so good. >> i would have walked out the door in such a shamble of store. >> monday at 11:00 see which stores the secret shopper peoples the best and which didn't cut it. for the 11 news eye team, i'm lisa robinson. >>> accused in the fort hood shooting faces a judge from his hospital bed. why that hearing sparked outrage looking for new answers to help treat disaster survivors. the possible lynx between ptsd and genes. >>> and i'm tony pann. we're watching a storm system coming out o
CBS
Nov 21, 2009 8:00am EST
. >> here to discuss it is lisa bloom and wendy murphy.i'll macvicar, cbs news. >> here to discuss it is lisa bloom and wendy murphy.l'll macvicar, cbs news. >> here to discuss it is lisa bloom and wendy murphy.a macvicar, cbs news. >> here to discuss it is lisa bloom and wendy murphy. and a professor of forensic science. good morning to everybody. >> lisa i'll start with you. you've been following the case since day one. have the prosecutors prendsented by a stron enough case? >> i don't think so under the american rules. i think the evidence against her is weak. let's start with motive. prosecutors said that her motive for killing her british roommate was severally that her roommate had call her proceed miss could you us. that doesn't sound to me like enough of a reason to stab and murder somebody. it's very rare that a woman would sexually assault another woman. it does happen but it's extremely unusual. that's the claim here. the forensic evidence is weak. overall, i don't think she did it and i don't think the prosecutors have proved their case. >> wendy, as a
ABC
Nov 3, 2009 4:30am EST
far, there is nothing out of line. here's lisa stark. >> reporter: in a washington, d.c., conrence rooms, experts around the country gathered to scour for the smallest clues that the vaccine is causing reactions. government's pointman on the vaccine says millions who have received the vaccine so far, only 302 reported side effects. nothing that would raise a red flag to say, this vaccine may not be sa. >> we're looking hard. we have many systems in place. >> reporter: the government's massive surveillance effort involves cross-checking lists of those who have received the vaccine with later side effects. private heaeah care plans covering 20 million americans. doctors in the public can report side effects to a government vaccine data bababs. rampd out to handle 1,000 reports per day there's skepticism. nearly a one-third of americans believe that the vaccine is not safe. it's still unclear what went so wrong. the government insist today's vaccine are much safer but wants to ensure no repeat. >> we're going to continue to look. we don't expect toee much. >> reporter: the message fro
ABC
Nov 4, 2009 4:30am EST
should step in. here's lisa stark. >> reporter: "consumer reports" says the results of its bpa tests offer a snapshot of what consumers will find in the grocery store. and they say it is not a pretty picture. >> consumer cannot tell how much bpa may have gotten into the food in any canned food item that they pick up, and the story here is, you don't know, and you can't know. >> reporter: bpa is a chemical that has long been used in everything from baby bottles to the lining of canned goods. some studies have linked bpa exposure to reproductive problems and increased risk of cancer and diabetes. consumers union found the highest levels in canned goods, del monte green beans and progresso vegetable soup. >> one serving for a small child of those green beans could cause that child to ingest a dose close to the level that already causes harm in animal studies. >> reporter: the test even found the chemical in vital choice canned tuna, marketed as bpa free. the company says it is dismayed and is determined to find the source of the problem. paper products.ent story in no bpa in similac pow
ABC
Nov 4, 2009 6:30pm EST
an monopoly on making it. here's lisa stark. >> reporter: with so many children fighting the h1n1 virus the government has released its supply. >> good to have a stock file no child is not without medicine. it's hard to quantify the shortage. but they're only able to get one a month. >> they're taking the more powerful adult capsules and deleting them. >> it has to be made this way for the foreseeable future. >> why the shortage. roach bout the license to make it. sales quad drumled over the last year. roche said there's plenty of capsules for adults and children and it's confident it can continue to meet u.s. supply requirements what if roche falls short. >> the government can step in, pay the manufacturer for the use of monopoly and produce it itself. >> reporter: an indian company cipla said it can deliver 1 million doses in a matter of weeks. the cdc has not ruled out generics and said there's no need yet. some ask why wait? >> the best course of action would take is to be very pro active and try to begin the early steps of the process now. >> reporter: so far now, america remains d
ABC
Nov 5, 2009 4:30am EST
's lisa stark. >> reporter: with so many children fighting the h1n1 virus there has been a huge demand for the liquid pediatric version of tamiflu. the government has released its entire emeency supply. >> one of the reasons to release the stockpile is to make sure no child is not without medicine. it's hard to quantify the shortage. but at this maryland pharmacy they're only able to get enough for about one patient a month. so, pharmacists are making their own liquid tamiflu by taking powerful adult capsules and deleting them. >> it has to be made this way for the foreseeable future. >> reporter: why the shortage of tamiflu? roche pharmaceuticals bought the license to make tamiflu. they didn't invent it but bought the license to make this now critical drug. it's become a huge moneymaker. sales quadrupled over the last year. tamiflu, roche said there's id plenty of capsules for adults and children, and it's confident it can continue to meet u.s. supply requirements. but what if roche falls short? >> the government can step in, pay the manufacturer for the use of monopoly and produce th
ABC
Nov 7, 2009 11:30pm EST
at 1:21. i just think that we have to tip our hat to uconn here tonight. you and lisa have talked about the tragedy they've had to deal with with the death of jasper howard, the tough games they've been in and yet, there's something about a group of kids who don't quit. life is not easy and sometimes never fair and you learn how to deal with it and my hat's off to how they hung in he tonight and they're still coming. that was easily taken down by battle. >> the resiliency of this program has been on display the last few weeks and we have to step back and have a real appreciation of this program. >> absolutely. frazier got an open target and his big tig e across midfield. that's ryan griffin, red shirt freshman, out of new jersey. outstanding young player and certainly be hearing more about him in stores. todman, , only a sophohomomore g back. here's frazier rifling one. throwing theall beautifully on this. pennsylvania.ut of johnstow >> attack the middle of the uc defense, sitting back and preventing what their safety i deep. frazier finding plenty to work with. >> good time behind that
ABC
Nov 20, 2009 4:30am EST
computer glitch caused the delay of thousands of flights across the united states on thursday. but as lisa stark reports, this is not the first time that such an incident has happened. and there are concerns about how something like this could impact passenger safety. >> reporter: as planes began backing up around the country, on the ground and in the air, the faa scrambled to unravel the glitch in the air traffic control system. >> i just walked in the airport. looked at the board and said your flight's canceled. >> i'm tired and i'm frustrated. >> reporter: no one was going anywhere fast. extensive delays stretched from new york to atlanta to houston. by 1 calculation, the glitch may have caused as many as 2,000 flight delays. the problem began shortly after 5:00 a.m. eastern, when a single circuit board failed in a air traffic control center in salt lake city. it meant controllers around the nation were no longer receiving information about flights electronically. instead, they had to resort to phone calls and manually imputing flight information into their computers. >> you have to typ
ABC
Nov 23, 2009 6:30pm EST
. as lisa stark reports it's the latest in a growing list of baby products with safety problems. >> reporter: it's a massive recall, the 2.1 million cribs made by the stork craft company. the cribs are linked to four strangulation deaths. in a side that drops down manufactured from january 1993 until just last month. there's long been safety problems with so-called drop-side cribs, a side that lowers that allows easier access to a baby. >> the hardware can crack. a depression is made in the baby's head. the baby's head gets caught in that depression and the babies can strangle or die. >> reporter: the industry says parents should closely inspect the hardware on any crib. but insisted newer cribs that are properly put together are safe. >> i think that's the classic industry forcing the blame on to the consumer. these are obviously not perfectly safe. >> reporter: in the last five years, there have been nearly 3 million trib cribs recalled for a range of problems. why so much issues? there's a patchwork of standard when it comes to baby products, some are mandatory regulations, but there are
CSPAN
Nov 11, 2009 6:00am EST
-crossed astronauts. what's ahead for lisa nowak after she pled guilty to attacking a rival lover. plus, sammy sosa insists he is not trying to lighten his skin. why some say he looks completely different. >>> a former astronaut is getting probation for her attack on a romantic rival. lisa nowak pled guilty to reduced charges for confronting a woman in an airport parking lot. police say she drove from houston to orlando and followed colleen shipman to her car. shipman says she is haunted by what happened. >> i knew in my heart when lisa nowak attacked me that she was going to kill me. it was in her eyes. a blood-chilling expression of limitless rage and glee. >> lisa nowak was sentenced to a year probation by pleading guilty to the lesser charge. she avoided the possibility of some serious jail time if she had been convicted. an artist is honoring the troops with an exhibit of replicas featuring the name of every service member killed in iraq. the piece called 3,000 and counting has the name, rank and age of every fallen service member. artist gene price hopes that her work will provoke thought. >>
CSPAN
Nov 14, 2009 8:00pm EST
was from nbc's "today" show. let's go back to the lawyers. but first, to lisa lockwood, former police detective, author of "undercover angel." what do you make of this? an entire faked kidnapping where she tried to rip off her husband of $50,000. forget about the two little girls. >> have you ever heard the saying "hell hath no fury like a woman scorned?" that's what i believe this is about. this is a woman who was after her husband. revenge. >> for what? >> to make him suffer for his affair. >> okay. hold on just a moment. let's backtrack. tell me about the affair. >> he allegedly had an affair before she went into rehab with a spanish woman. and these were written in a few of the letters. it was disclosed that she was envious of this and this is her way of getting the money back. if you watch her physicality and her tonality in those interviews, you can clearly see this is a woman who is extremely calculating and was deceptive. >> you know, that's a really interesting take on it, lisa lockwood. i didn't really put that much stock in the whole theory of the husband's affair. but mayb
FOX News
Nov 3, 2009 4:00pm EST
is traveling with the union workers right now, and she joins me now on the telephone. lisa, thanks for joining us. what can you tell us? >> republicans and democrats, they are doing everything they can to get their voters to the polls. it is a tough race, with john christn corzine and chris chrise trading votes. neil: who brings out their base, and chris christie was reported after he voted this morning in one county that they are coming out in droves, his guys. jon corzine in his camp has been saying effectively the same thing. any indication as to who is bringing out more of their base of >> -- their base? >> it seems to be picking up a little bit, according to the people on the ground, and it is several hours before the polls close. neil: right, lisa, there are several reports that we are getting that the counties that john mccain won in new jersey, largely republican conservative counties in the state, that chris christie is running up a big support there, bigger than john mccain enjoyed their last year. do you know anything about that? >> i do not know about those counties in particular,
NBC
Nov 29, 2009 9:00am EST
's my favorite part of the trip. >> welcome to "11 news sunday mo raiin6 c13 j" oup n lisa ronedng upon. >> and i'm deborah weiner in for kate ecoargi sterrst let's go toormohn colli >> the sun is coming out comnedned with a ligsth breof t wa ther than yesterday. yesterday was a little cool with that win na whe rll be 10 d mdrees warmer during the day today. whe rre alreaot warming urog what's hauuong to bring in the warm air is a cold front to the wefment ahead of that front -- to the west ahead of that front. that explains the warm-ps. you can see around memphis and chicago, we have rain. on milwaukee and green snt. that system is coming in tonight and tomorrow. the nice sunctip we will ht,e today will last one day. detamls on the forecast coming urog >> thanks, john. >> it's the miracle on664t"1 Ãfooseet. haat:den flipped the switch. it's a decades-old tradition, but this year a warr tng on thoe going to see that not to fall victim to a scaho arghtdacey tells us about it. >> and 34th street is ablaze again with holr eay ligsths for the 2 ch9 hecoyouren christmas street display. >> i
ABC
Nov 10, 2009 6:00am EST
mckelway, alison starling, meteorologist brian van de graaff, weather, and lisa baden, traffic. this is "good morning washington," on your side. >>> in our top stories, unless tim kaine steps in, convicted sniper john allen muhammad will be executed tonight. he is scheduled to die by lethal injection at 9:00 p.m. at the greensville correctional center in jarrett, va.. the u.s. supreme court denied his last-minute appeal. " bill clinton will address senate democrats at their weekly luncheon today. the senate is facing a big challenges in passing their health care bill. there are deep divisions over the public option and abortion. >> tropical storm ida brings heavy rain and some flooding. the center of the storm is about 60 miles southwest of mobile, alabama. it is expected to move eastward and number 4. >> there will be free swine flu vaccines today in fairfax and thursday. they will be given out of their five county locations. it will be available to all children between 6 months old and 18 years old. pregnant women can also get the vaccine. >>> the world health organization ha
NBC
Nov 25, 2009 9:00am EST
. >> while at us airways' hub in washington -- >> flight 1825. gate 23. >> reporter: flight attendant lisa scott knows the routine well. what's the secret to staying sane if you're a flight attendant? >> um, yoga. [ laughter ] lots of deep breaths. >> reporter: the airlines anticipate just under 2 million fliers to pass through all the nation's airports today. but the busiest air travel days will be sunday and monday with just over 2 million flyers each day. and 23-year veteran lindwood harris knows what they're thinking. >> they're thinking of that wonderful dinner at grandma's house, their expectations of getting there on time, and most importantly, have their bag arrive with them as well. >> check in early. please plan on arriving at airport two hours ahead. >> reporter: the good news? thanksgiving 2009 looks to be snow and ice-free. >> weather is cooperating, passengers are moving well, and flying's good. >> reporter: you heard the advice there, check in early, and the reason for that is because there are fewer airplanes this year and fewer seats. so, if you miss your plane, if you mis
PBS
Nov 10, 2009 6:00pm EST
to the shutdown of nearly one-third of oil and gas production in the gulf. former astronaut lisa nowak pleaded guilty today to attacking another woman in 2007. they had been dating the same man, a former space shuttle pilot. nowak, a navy captain, drove from texas to florida, and assaulted the woman with pepper spray. she also carried a steel mallet, a knife and other articles. under a plea bargain, nowak was sentenced to one year's probation. and still to come on the newshour tonight: finding refuge; health care cost cutting; and watching "sesame street." that follows the latest on the fort hood investigation. gwen ifill has our story. >> ifill: as military and civilian leaders were paying their respects at fort hood today, army major nidal malik hasan continued to recuperate in a texas hospital. he remains the sole suspect in last week's shootings, and investigators there and in washington are stepping up their inquiry into his background and possible motives. joining us for more on that investigation are dana priest, military affairs reporter for "the washington post;" and josh meyer, who c
CSPAN
Nov 10, 2009 5:00pm EST
in the nassau love triangle. former astronaut lisa nowak learns her punishment. if you could call it that. she's stalked and attacked her romantic rival. cops say the lover pack her car bb gun, plastic gloves and diapers and drove 900 miles to confront her ex-lover. you will hear the emotional words from that romantic rival about how she still has nightmare about the attack. is the sentence an outrage? "issues" starts now. >>> tonight, did the accused cleveland strangler leave a trail of death across the globe? the search is on to determine whether anthony so well is linked to unsolved crimes in california, the carolinas, and even japan. all areas where the alleged serial killer lived when he was a u.s. marine. back in cleveland, investigators have now identified nine of the 11 victims found hidden inside sowell's house of death, 49-year-old victim janice webb was a mother and a grandmother. she disappeared in june. >> just told me that her body was intact. that's all. >> but it's still devastating. she died in this manner and was found in the backyard. >> webb's sister say she was a drug addi
NBC
Nov 11, 2009 7:00am EST
, it was an emotional scene in a florida courtroom on tuesday. lisa nowak, the astronaut who drove 1,000 miles from texas to florida to attack a romantic rival pled guilty, and then the judge made her turn around and apologize to her victim. she was then given a year's probation. we're going to get more details, coming up. >>> plus, tennis legend andre agassi spent years getting attention and trophies for his dazzling performances on the court, but lately, he's been making headlines for a different reason. a bombshell book is out in which he talks about using crystal meth, his doomed marriage to brooke shields, and the fact that he actually hates tennis with a "dark and secret passion." he's going to talk about all that this morning in his first live interview since all this came out. this is surprising. >> an amazing, amazing story. >>> plus, it is veterans day, as we know, and we have vets and members of the military on the plaza to see one of the biggest rock bands in the world, bon jovi. they're goin to be live in concert a little later on. can't wait for that. >>> but we begin in virginia wher
CSPAN
Nov 2, 2009 5:00pm EST
court" and lisa bloom, legal analyst for our sister network cnn and an attorney as well. they were originally banned from sports for a year. those suspensions reduced, i think they are going to miss a quarter of the volleyball season in exchange for participating in counseling and a public apology to the athletic board. i think they got it right. hopefully the girls will learn something and they won't do it again. your thoughts. >> i certainly think they should learn something. the school is one step in their journey of life. these digital records last forever. anyone who wants to hire them is going to look at these on their facebook pages. the issue is this is a public school. if it were a private school, no-brainer. the school could have done anything they wanted regardless of the time of year, being summer vacation. private schools can be more tricky. the aclu may have something here. >> lisa, let me read the statement. playing sports is a privilege. you are an ambassador to the school. here is what the school is saying. the attorney said about enforcing the athletic code that a
CSPAN
Nov 9, 2009 8:00pm EST
to the lawyers. but first, to lisa lockwood, former police detective, author of "undercover angel." what do you make of this? an entire faked kidnapping where she tried to rip off her husband of $50,000. forget about the two little girls. >> have you ever heard the saying hell hath no fury like a woman scorned? that's what i believe this is about. this is a woman who was after her husband. revenge. >> for what? >> to make him suffer for his affair. >> okay. hold on just a moment. let's backtrack. tell me about the affair. >> he allegedly had an affair before she went into rehab with a spanish woman. and these were written in a few of the letters. it was disclosed that she was envious of this. and this is her way of getting the money back. if you watch her physicality and her toneality in those interviews you clearly see this is a woman who is extremely calculating and was deceptive. >> you know, that's a really interesting take on it, lisa lockwood. i didn't really put that much stock in the whole theory of the husband's affair. but maybe you're right. with us, lisa lockwood, former police dete
ABC
Nov 11, 2009 7:00am EST
to chicago, with 124 unsuspecting passengers on board. lisa stark is in allentown, pennsylvania, this morning, and has the latest for us. good morning, lisa. >> reporter: good morning, robin. it's called from bottle to throttle, the time when a pilot is allowed to have a drink and get into the cockpit. the general rule is 8 hours. united airlines even stricter, ten hours from bottle to throttle. this event apparently happened because a co-worker of this pilot blew the whistle, notified authorities. that started the whole chain of events. united flight 949, with 124 passengers and a crew of 11, was ready to push back from the gate at london's heathrow airport and head to chicago when authorities came on board and removed the pilot from the cockpit. he's been identified as 51-year-old erwin washington, shown here years ago, while in the air force. reached early this morning, a heathrow spokesman nfirmed, the pilot, one of three on board the plane, was given a breathalyzer test. and found to have exceeded the legal limit for pilots in the u.k., which is significantly more strict for driver than
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 6:00am EST
it means. >> are you aware of that? bill: yes. >> lisa paige for 92.3 fm here. your book, ok. could you show -- there is lisa. there is jay-z. ok. lisa went and she -- you can show him signing the book? do you have the other picture? bill: signing bold fresh. bill: does very any clue? >> oh yeah. bill: he knew it was me? >> yeah. peace bill, jay-z. off that. bill: what's off that mean? >> i believe it's off dat. bill: you don't know what it means? >> you won't understand. bill: what are we supposed to think of this guy who does this racial rap at the inauguration and then holds the benefit? what do you say? is he a good guy or what? >> i'm going to come clean with you, bill. i have no idea hot hell this guy even is. bill: i think he is a good businessman. >> yeah, look. i'm tired of the race thing. every time you throw it out meaninglessly. bill: it den greats the real problem. >> yes, yes. ♪ >> you have got to watch this show or your children may be killed by clowns beating them to death with those giant clown shoes. it's an emergency. don't go anywhere. bill: now, beck, when do you
NBC
Nov 4, 2009 5:00pm EST
. a short time ago law makers took that a step father. lisa myers joins us with telling us what is congress doing. they are trying to move up the deadline, correct? >> reporter: absolutely, wendy. you may remember when the credit card rules were first passed last may, congress voted to give the banks until next february to comply with the new law. well, as everyone with a credit card knows they used much of this window to raise rates significantly across the board. well, today the house said we've had it. we are going to put these reforms in place immediately or at least as soon as the president signs this bill. >> a lot of people have already had their rates go up as these credit card companies started rushing to make money now between now and the deadline. is there any way they can reverse that? >> reporter: i would love to tell you that this is going to roll back rate increases folks consider unfair, but it won't. it is of no assistance to people who already had their rates increase. all this bill would do is basically put in reforms that would prevent those kind of retro active rate inc
NBC
Nov 10, 2009 6:00pm EST
romantic rival agreed to a plea agreement in an orlando courtroom today. lisa nowak pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery and felony burglary. she received one year of probation and 50 hours of community service. nowak is accused of driving from houston to orlando and attacking colleen shipman in an airport parking lot. after nearly three years, shipman is still shaken by the incident. >> i constantly look over my shoulder trying to keep track of everyone around me so i can't be a victim to a surprise attack again.xd oppq2u toñr apologize to ms. shipman in person. i am sincerelyñr sorry for causg fear and misunderstanding and all the public exposure i have gone through. >> the judge in the case said her lack of criminal history and record of service to the country factored into his decision to give lisa nowak probation. >>> 12 people have been charged with borrowing more than $140,000 in books from colleges and community libraries in maryland. and then selling them for cash. jane watrel is here with more on that. >> reporter: the thefts included books from 12 of the 18 prince geo
CSPAN
Nov 11, 2009 7:00am EST
star crossed astronauts. what's ahead for lisa nowak after she pleaded guilty for attacking a rival lover. >>> sammy sosa insists he's not trying to lighten his skin. let's look at the picture. why he says he's looking so different. >>> hi, i'm from new york. i'm giving a shout for all the ones out serving our country. right now we are thinking about you and we love you. take care, blessed thing. god love you. >> a lot of viewers with the same sentiment on this ved rans da -- veterans day. thank you, veterans. >>> a hydroelectric dam had problems. this happened in brazil. power was out in paraguay, uruguay. some are concerned what will world will think because the olympics and world cup are coming there. >>> a former astronaut is getting probation for her attack on a romantic rival. i know you remember this story. lisa nowak pleaded guilty to reduced charges for confront ag woman in an airport parking lot. reports say she drove from houston to orlando and followed shipman to her car. shipman says she is still haunted by what happened. >> i know in my heart when lisa nowak attacked m
NBC
Nov 18, 2009 5:30am EST
! toys 'r' us...where kids are a big deal. ™ >> good morning. most lisa -- mostly cloudy skies, very little part cetacean -- precipitation. here is your day planner. it should be dry. 30% chance you will run into a shower this afternoon. a high of a 56 degrees. we have more rain in the seven- day forecast. we will take a look at that shortly. >> in the medical alert, a new report from the march of dimes shows the number of premature births has not changed very much. we have scored "d" on the report. one in five pregnant women still smoke. we need to reduce that number, and get women to doctors early, that would change things. >> if you take plavix, you may need to stay away from, and harper and medications. the effectiveness -- heartburn medications. the effectiveness could be effected. you should stay away from prozac and tagamet. >> coming up, we will get >> at evergreen, a pedestrian was struck. so far so good on ritchie highway. no problems to report on the beltway, j.f.x., but a problem at randall wood road. middletown road looking at closures are round of free land due to an ac
ABC
Nov 6, 2009 6:00pm EST
indefinitely. >> and they say girls are soft and sweet. >>> old pumpkins have been put . lisa, your family thinks you might have "roasterphobia." i'm not roasterphobic... my perdue® oven ready roaster is already seasoned in its own cooking bag. and it cooks in about half the time. my work here is done. (announcer) perdue® oven ready roaster. the cure for roasterphobia. but no drink? no chips? and no chance to win madden nfl 10? man, that's roughing the wallet. now this is the total package. two pieces of kentucky grilled chicken, a side, biscuit, and a madden nfl cup. you catch all that? you know i did. colonel -- i'm a fan. still think a $5 sub is a great deal? get the $5 madden nfl box. choose from 6 kfc favorites... with a side and a madden nfl cup. now i'm a full back. unthink. and taste the unsub side of kfc. i do 22 more inspections than the government requires. and my fresh, all-natural chickens are never given any hormones or steroids. and no candy, gladys. (announcer) perdue. extra inspections. extraordinary chicken. >>> halloween is over. it means only one thing in delaware. ti
ABC
Nov 10, 2009 6:00pm EST
to confront her rival will avoid prison. lisa nowak pleaded guilty to lesser charges today. she was sentenced to a year probation. she apologized to colleen shipman, the woman she attacked. >> i am sincerely sorry for causing fear and misunderstandings and all the intense public exposure that you suffered. >> she is now on active duty at a navy base in texas. >>>> one of bernard madoff's associates the died last month after having a heart attack while swimming. heat with 2 7 billion delaware this from his bernard madoff's accounts. -- he withdrew $2.7 billion from his madoff account. >>> the school board of visitors approve the proposal to name the room. the 75-year old holocaust survivor was teaching an engineering class when the gunman opened fire. he died, blocking the door while students jumped to the window to safety. the >>> the toll road, would you pay not to sit in traffic? >> nebraska remnants of the tropical storm. >> the wizard are in miami and feeling the heat after four straight losses. several clubs interested in lar. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep- we
ABC
Nov 1, 2009 6:30pm EST
's this? lisa, your family thinks you might have "roasterphobia." i'm not roasterphobic... maybe a little. well, there's always my perdue® oven ready roaster. but that's a whole chicken. it's okay, dear. my perdue® oven ready roaster is already seasoned in its own cooking bag. and it cooks in about half the time. it's that easy. my work here is done. (announcer) perdue® oven ready roaster. the cure for roasterphobia.
ABC
Nov 23, 2009 9:00am EST
on thursday but for some tables and chairs are empty. to make sure this all changes we're going to watch lisa joyner and tim green's new show. it's a new show called "find my family and tim." this show tonight i have a feeling will be a tear jerker gut wrencher, am i right? >> you're like a psyche, jamie. >> most people will cry. if you have any propensity to cry, you'll cry. the great thing about it is it's tears of joy. that's the thing that we love so much about the show, how often do you get to see something so emotional, so wonderful that it actually brings tears of joy to you? >> both of you are adopted? so this is near and dear and when they approached you to do this you both jumped at it? >> i told them i would lay my body in front of a truck if i did not get this job. yes, it's a passion project. don't you think? i mean, this is something we would have done almost for free. >> we both know how much it means when you're conducting a search like this to be able to find your biological parents. and other family members. we know what it feels like. we know how emotional it is. we know a
NBC
Nov 4, 2009 6:30pm EST
investigative correspondent lisa myers. >> reporter: sharon terrace, who has advocated for people with credit card problems, didn't think it would happen to her. but in the last year citibank hiked her credit card interest rate three times. from 7% to 15%, then to 26%, and now to 30%. >> they want my business because they want to rip me off. and there isn't much that i can do about it. >> reporter: she admits she had a late payment but says the increase hurts a lot because she owes $10,000 on her card. when she called citi to protest, she was told the rate hike was a business decision. the bank needs to make money. >> i wanted to scream at the woman and say, well, you didn't make good business decisions before. we had to bail you out, and now you're making us pay you again. >> reporter: credit card reforms approved in may would outlaw this kind of retroactive rate increase on money consumers have already spent. but congress gave banks until next february to comply with the new rules, and banks have used that time to significantly raise rates. >> the bill is passed. >> reporter: today the hous
NBC
Nov 7, 2009 9:00am EST
x late breaking, this is doubly -- wbal. >> i am lisa robbins. >> our top stories in a moment but let's look outside with our meteorologist. >> good morning. temperatures this morning around the city dropped below the freezing point. it may have done in a few of your favorite plants. the days are getting shorter and everything else. we have to look forward to cooler weather for a while. today we will see a warming trend. we will reverse the trend we have had for the last couple of days. yesterday's high was only around 52 degrees. we will do better than that during the day today. the closest storms have been a couple of sprinkles and showers with mixed precipitation in upstate new york. the real stormy weather is coming off the pacific ocean in the pacific northwest where they are having rain in the lower elevations. not much going on. the warming trend will be welcome and we will talk about that and a few minutes. -- in a few minutes. >> baltimore mayor sheila dixon talks exclusively to 11 years. she spoke about her commitment to the business of the city as her top priority.
NBC
Nov 11, 2009 7:00am EST
drama in the case of former nasa astronaut lisa nowak. she pleaded guilty on tuesday to attacking a romantic rival and came face to face with that rival in a -- rather a tearful victim. nbc's jeff rossen was in the courtroom. jeff, good morning. >> reporter: mhey, meredith, god morning to you. as we've seen time and time again, love triangles usually get messy and end pretty badly. this one was really messy and ended really badly. it made headlines three years ago. remember this story? this is the astronaut from nasa who drove across the country to attack a romantic rival, another woman who was dating the man that she was dating. well, after three years, she now admits, yes, i did it. she pled guilty. and in court yesterday, when she said to the judge, i want to apologize to the victim, the judge said, okay, turn around and do it to her face. >> i'm glad i got the opportunity to apologize to you, ms. shipman, in person. i am sincerely sorry for causing fear and misunderstanding and all of the intense public exposure that you have suffered. i hope very much that we can all move for
NBC
Nov 17, 2009 6:30pm EST
investigative correspondent lisa myers. >> reporter: ann mckie had been on shutterfly buying photos and later found some unwanted charges on her credit card, monthly fees for a membership club called reservation rewards. >> this was going for a service which i did not want, did not need, and had no knowledge of getting. >> reporter: today a senate committee said millions of consumers have unwittingly signed up for these clubs. and investigators accuse the companies involved of aggressive sales tactics intentionally designed to mislead online shoppers. >> tricking customers into buying goods and services that they do not want is not okay. >> reporter: an expert shows us how it works. after you buy something on popular websites, another offer pops up. it looks like a coupon from the retailer, but it's actually from a third party company. click on, and you will be billed every month for a discount membership club, a fact often disclosed only in the small print. >> what's most deceptive is that your credit card is charged without you ever typing in your credit card number. >> reporter: that's rig
NBC
Nov 21, 2009 9:00am EST
lisa robinson. >> i am an deadbeat winner. let's look outside. ->> we are trying to get through some clouds parted they will not be rainmakers. the sun will come in and it will be a fairly nice day. >> we are planning on it. >> we started off chilly this morning. we are warming up at this stage 3. . the clouds are coming from a system down south. as i show you on the wider view, you can see areas of rain associated with the storm but they are well south of us today. that's where the rain will stay. we will see clouds come up into the area but we will see some rain break and reasonably good temperatures. i will have details in a minute. >> mayor sheila dixon's date has been put on hold for several days. jurors went home for the weekend without a verdict. we have some questions they have asked and what attorneys on both sides are saying. >> mayor sheila dixon walked from the rear of the courthouse to city hall at the end of the day parade her guilt or innocence was still undecided. she says she intends to spend the weekend between work and personal activity before resuming the nail bit
NBC
Nov 23, 2009 12:00pm EST
consumers, it's a business' customer service that makes them stand out. 11 news i-team reporter lisa robinson has more on how some local retailers are faring. >> hopefully you'll have great customer service this holiday shopping season, but that wasn't always the case for our secret shopper. with the i-team's hidden camera rolling we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area. she'll make purchases, and then give us her overall opinion of the experience, including the help she receives and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies' rooms. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. i told her it was a gift. she gave me a little bag a gift receipt. absolutely pleasant. >> other places? well, she thought some of them weren't so good. >> i would have walked out the door. it's in such a shambles this store. >> see which stores the secret shopper feels was the best and which ones just didn't cut it in the customer service test. for the 11 news i-team, i'm lisa robinson. >> now your 11 insta-weather plus forecast with sarah caldwell. >> hope you're doing well on this monday. a
ABC
Nov 2, 2009 6:30pm EST
reaction that might be linked to the vaccine. here's lisa stark. >> reporter: in a washington, d.c. conference room today, experts from around the country gathered to scour for even the smallest clues that the h1n1 vaccine is causing dangerous reactions. dr. bruce gellin is the government's point man on vaccines, and says of the over millions who have received the vaccine so far there have been only 302 reported side effects. >> mostly sore arms, malaise, fever, things like that. >> reporter: so nothing that "uh-oh, this vaccine may not be safe." >> we're looking hard. we have many different systems in place. so far, we haven't seen anything that worries us. >> reporter: the government's massive surveillance effort involves cross checking lists of those who have received the vaccine with any later reports of health problems. data will come from health records from the department of defense, veteran affairs, the indian health service, medicare, and even from private health care plans covering 20 million americans. doctors and the public can also report side effects to a government
ABC
Nov 3, 2009 6:30pm EST
tested contain some bpa. an additive that's been linked to a long list of health problems. here's lisa stark. >> reporter: "consumer reports" says the results of its bpa tests offer a senateshot of what consumers will find in the grocery store. and they say it's not a pretty picture. >> consumer cannot tell how much bpa may have gotten into the food in any canned food item that they pick up, and the story here is, you don't know, and i can't know. >> reporter: bpa is a chemical that has long been used in everything from baby bottles to the lining of canned goods. some studies have linked bpa exposure to reproductive problems and increased risk of cancer and diabetes. consumers union found the highest del monte green beans and progreso vegetable soup. >> that child could ingest a dose close to the level that already causes harm in animal studies. >> reporter: the test even found the chemical in vital choice cantu that, marketed as bpa free. the economy says it is dismayed and is determined to find the source of the problem. it was a different story in paper products. no bpa in similac p
ABC
Nov 11, 2009 6:30pm EST
's lisa stark. >> reporter: the new numbers expected from the cdc will be based on a computer model looks at surveillance systems that the cdc uses to track flu, systems such as hospitalizations, lab testing and emergency room visits. it does not mean that deaths have gone up sharply. it is just a more am rat snapshot of the toll of the epidemic. the best protection remains the vaccine, and there are still long lines to get it. >> we will be out of vaccine by the time we get to this part of the line. >> reporter: here, they are working 24 hours a day, seven days a week. this is the only company that is making the h1n1 shot in the united states, and has produced half of the nation's supply so far. they had promised 20 million doses by the end of october, by delivered only 27 million. >> we assumed 50% of historical yield. it was only 30% when he started. so, the differential was not that great for us and we've been able to close that gap. >> reporter: health officials blame that on the vaccine companies. >> what we are doing is relying on the manufacturers to give us their numbers. it does
ABC
Nov 19, 2009 6:30pm EST
the country were a lot longer. and it's not the first time this has happened. here's lisa stark. >> reporter: as planes began backing up around the country, on the ground and in the air, the faa scrambled to unravel the glitch in the air traffic control system. >> it looked at the board, said your flight is canceled. >> i'm tired. and i'm frustrated. >> reporter: no one was going anywhere fast. extensive delays stretched from new york to atlanta to houston. by one calculation, the glitch may have caused as many as 2,000 flight delays. the problem all began shortly after 5:00 a.m. eastern when a single circuit board failed in a computer center in salt lake city. it meant controllers around the nation were no longer receiving information about flights electronically. instead, they had to resort to phone calls and manually imting flight information into their computers. >> you have to type it into the computer. it's time consuming and cumbersome rather than the con qumer transferring that data around from air traffic control facility to facility. >> reporter: abc news has learned the faa immedi
WHUT
Nov 10, 2009 7:00pm EST
assaults. "worldfocus" producer lisa biagiotti traveled there earlier this year and, with the help of the pulitzer center on crisis reporting, she filed this report. >> reporter: friday afternoon, four men dressed as females narrowly escaped a mobbing in downtown kingston. just last week a male was beaten in farmouth trelawney because he was dressed as a female. >> the issue of violence against gay men, especially mob violence is definitely a reality. >> reporter: stacy anne jarrett is the executive director of support for life whether she works closely with jamaica's embattled gay community. >> as an individual you have verbal attacks, physical attacks or one on one. but if it's a group, i tell you most definitely they're going to be attacked. >> reporter: while photos like these showing a mob attack on a cross-dresng gay man are rare, individual reports of violence are common. >> two weeks ago, two guys with machetes nearly killed me. >> reporter: these gay men agreed to appear on camera as long as their identities are concealed. >> once they find out that you are gay, battyman,
WHUT
Nov 11, 2009 7:00pm EST
underground in secret. "worldfocus" producer lisa biagiotti travelled to jamaica earlier this year and with the help of the pulitzer center on crisis reporting, filed this report. >> reporter: jamaica is often said to hold the world's record for the most churches per square mile. ere's a public place of worship for almost everyone, unless you're gay. if you are, you must worship in secret. reverend robert griffin, a gay american minister, flies to kingston once a month to lead this underground service. it has never been televised before. >> we have to operate underground because of the hostility towards the gay and lesbian community here in jamaica. you don't have a church building. you only have a tent. where everything is literally in a box. you have your candle holders, you have your chalice, you have your communion, everything it takes to make what church looks like on a sunday. and it comes out every week to set up church and take it back down. because to do otherwise would invite harm and it would invite danger to the congregation. god loves us because, guess what? god create
CBS
Nov 11, 2009 7:00am EST
. >>> former astronaut lisa nowak grounded after pleading guilty to attacking a romantic rival. >> i'm 100% certain that lisa nowak came here to murder me. >> the latest on the bizarre love triangle. >>> from college dropout to instant multimillionaire. we'll talk to the newest stud in vegas, the youngest ever world series of poker champion. >>> and she's the reigning queen of comedy. >> just an fyi, i don't want anything with side effects, unless it's rapid weight loss. >> julia louis-dreyfus stops by for a new adventure, early this wednesday morning, november 11th, 2009. >>> nice crowd on hand. >> big birthday. >> it is. not today. >> no, yesterday. marine corps, happy birthday to the marine corps. absolutely. >> we salute you. thank you. nice to see you. >> there you go. >>> welcome back to "the early show," everybody. coming up, world record time again. m martial arts champion kenneth lee is here to get back his record he once owned. he has one minute to slice as many apples in air as he can. >> with a big old sword, by the way. >> uh-oh. >> i'm staying -- whoa! >> let him get warmed u
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 5:00am EST
by constellation energy group] >> welcome to "11 news sunday morning." i'm lisa robinson. >> and i'm deborah weiner in for kate amara. our top stories in jome. first a look outside with john collins. >> an indicator, i didn't have to scrape the windshield this morning. temperatures are above freezing, not below freezing. in addition to the chilly air we have, we have a hurricane moving into the gulf of mexico. still the tropical storm and hurricane season. still winter -- hardly winter-like at this stage. we are headed toward spring-like weather. more on that in a mome. as we were yesterday morning, storm-free around the mid-atlantic region. i have had to resort the national radar imaginary to show you where the storms are. a little bit more action in the pacific northwest as yesterday. northern plains. also up in the state of maine and the maritime provinces of canada. here's the rain sorted with ida moving into the gulf of mexico. we'll talk about these weather systems and how at the moment they are not affecting us at all. see you in a few minutes. >> the house of representatives -- >> the ameri
CSPAN
Nov 18, 2009 5:00pm EST
solution? give me a call. the number, 1-877-586-7297. straight out to my fantastic expert panel, lisa bloom, cnn legal analyst. we're delighted to have brian monroe, visiting professor, northwestern university madill school of journalism. and ken sealy, author of "face it and fix it," as well as tom ruskin former nypd investigator. but we begin with michelle sigona. michelle, what is the very latest? >> the very latest, jane, is more charges were supposed to come down today from investigators. but they're actually waiting until possibly later on this week to figure out which jurisdiction will in fact handle those charges. they're also waiting for the autopsy results to come back from shaniya. she is at the medical examiner's office right now. and they're still trying to piece together this puzzle, because what investigators do know is that when she was last seen one week ago, and that when she was coming out of the hotel in stanford, north carolina, she was alive at that point. so they're trying to put together that time line to figure out who killed her, when she was killed, when her body
MSNBC
Nov 22, 2009 10:00am EST
. are you in philadelphia? i'm sorry about that. and legal analyst lisa green. good morning to you. here's the story. how it goes. a pennsylvania couple was arrested for refusing to pay a tip at a restaurant. so here's what they did. the $73 food bill, they would not pay the mandatory 18% gratuity because they claimed bad service. then when they walked out the bartender rings up the cop who is then nail the couple for theft. so here's what the man had to say about all of this. here we go. >> i understand that you know, we did not pay the gratuity but it was a gratuity. it's not something that's not required. >> okay. lisa green, our legal expert. what would you suggest if someone has this happen to them? the business what, calls the cops on them for the gratuity. it's reflection of service. >> i'm not going to suggest that people bring an attorney with them every time they eat at a restaurant. >> good. >> but bring your reading glasses. if it says it's a mandatory gratuity, it says it on the menu and you read that, or should have read it before you sat down, i'm afraid it's not optional
MSNBC
Nov 22, 2009 11:00am EST
legal analyst lisa green. good morning. we're going to talk oprah first. she is starting her own cable network called own. this happens not till january of 2011. thus the end of her daily talk show. but all of this buzz about oprah and a replacement and all of that. let's take a listen to what ellen degeneres had to say about oprah. >> i think she has blaze add trail that is -- she's an amazing woman. she will always be the queen of daytime television, and she also said she's leaving me all of her money, which i really -- i was like gosh, thanks, oprah. thank you. >> will the daytime crown be passed to ellen? could this open doors for some people who may want talk shows like a couple come to mind now, sarah palin or kate gosselin? what do you think, mark? >> it's going to be tough to replace oprah. the market will open up and other people will have opportunities they wouldn't have if oprah were still there. it's difficult to fill oprah's shoes, she was one of the least polarizing people. sarah palin has at least half the country not watching her show because she's sarah palin. oprah wi
MSNBC
Nov 29, 2009 11:00am EST
into a fire hydrant and a treen front of his home. let's bring in our panel to weigh in all things tiger. lisa greene is a legal analyst, mark lamont hill at columbia university, marvet bruno is a public relations expert here in new york. good morning. okay. lisa first. a legal perspective, does tiger have to talk to the cops? >> no. and people are losing sight of this. this is a traffic accident investigation. the florida highway patrol has said that tiger's under no obligation to disclose information. all he was required to do is show that he's a licensed driver and registered. it's interesting and a decision has to be made by tiger and his team it looks like they plan to go forward today too talk about the investigation. we should remember what the highway patrol is investigating here is an accident. to the extent there are rumors, speculation, that is beyond their purr view and they tried to make that clear over the past couple of days. >> i found a couple of tweets. barkley will be happy. however, were you or i in this traffic accident wouldn't we feel compelled to and wouldn't we talk to
WETA
Nov 10, 2009 7:00pm EST
lisa nowak pleaded guty today to attacki another woman in 2007. they habeen dating the same man, a fmer space shuttle pit. nowak, a na captain, drove from texas to florida, d assaulted the won with pepper say. she also carried a sel mallet, a knifend other articles. uer a plea bargain, nowak was sentced to one year's probation. d still to come on the nehour tonight: finding refuge; health care cost cutng; and watching "sesame strt." that follows the latest othe fort od investigation. gwen ifill has our sty. >> ifill: as military d civilian leaderwere paying the respects at fort hood tod, army major nidal malik hasan continued to recuperae in a texas hospital. he remains thsole suspect in last week's shootin, and nvestigators there and in shington are stepping up the iniry into his background and possible motives. joining us fomore on that investigation e dana priest, military affairseporter for "thwashington post;" and josh meyer, o covers the departme of justice at "he los aeles times." welcome to you bo. joh meyer, it turns outhat nil hasan has been investigated befor tell us abouthat
ABC
Nov 5, 2009 3:05am EST
just one company makes it. lisa stark has details. >> reporter: with so many children fightg the h1n1 virus, there has been a huge demand for the liquid pediatric version of tamiflu. the government has now released its entire emergency supply. >> one of the reasons to release the stockpile is to make sure that no child is without medicines who needs to have medicines. >> reporter: it's hard to quantify exactly how much of a shortage there is of the pediatric tamiflu. at this maryland pharmacy, they're only able to get enough for about one patient a month. so pharmacists a making their own children's liquid tamiflu by taking the more powerful adult capsules and diluting them. >> this has to be made this way for the foreseeable future. >> reporter: why the shortage of tamiflu? the drug is made by just one company, roche pharmaceuticals. roche didn't invent tamiflu but bought the license to manufacture this now-critical drug. it's become a huge moneymaker. sales quadrupled over the past year. despite the shortage of liquid tamiflu, roche says there are plenty of capsules for both adults
NBC
Nov 11, 2009 4:30am EST
. >>> lisa noah, the former astronaut who drove 1,000 miles to confront a romantic rival with another astronaut pled guilty to charges. facing earlier more serious charges she could have received a life sentence. instead, under a plea deal, she got a year of probation and 50 hours of community service. >>> and 400 years after locking up galileo just for challenging the view that the earth was the center of the universuniverse, vatican has decided to join the search for alien life. the roman catholic church recently held a five-day conference, including a variety of scientists to study the possibility of extra treft real life. if eye lee yes or no life were discovered, they would be considered, quote, part of creation. >>> the dow opens at 10246 after adding 20 points on tuesday. but the s&p last a fraction. and the nasdaq lost 2 points. taking a look at overseas trading, in tokyo, the nikkei ddq )jjt the hang seng rose 359 points. >>> well, yesterday's gains on the dow were modest, they were enough to set a new high for the yearfollowing in step with a day that was optimistic and full
NBC
Nov 20, 2009 12:00pm EST
a raid on her house. the judge is sending information on how to respond. lisa baden the problem is having inconsistent theories. earlier questions from the jury regarding the decorouand definif "implied." also, how long she had have the gift cards in her possession to constitute a crime. a person in a position of public trust keeping something of value that does not belong to them. the judge advised the jury to read page 21 of the instructions. perhaps they struggled with this sentence. "the near failure to return an item interested to a person without criminal intent does not constitute misappropriation by a fiduciary." if we don't expect a decision anytime before 12:30 today. at that time the jury orders lunch. david collins reporting. >> we will have updates at 4:00 5:00, 6:00. a woman is dead and the man recovered after a boat was shot outside a west baltimore funeral home at 7:30 last night at the brown's funeral home on north fulton avenue. the 34 year-old female was shot in the test. rust to a hospital, pronounced dead hours later. no word on the condition of the male victim. the s
NBC
Nov 21, 2009 6:30pm EST
to customer service. lisa robinson the planes -- explains. >> hopefully you will have good luck, but that was not always the case. >> we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area to make purchases and give us for overall opinion of the experience, including the help she received and the cleanliness of the waiting rooms. some got it right. >> service was excellent. she gave me a little bag and a gift receipt. >> other places, well, she thought some of them were not so good. >> i would have walked up the door. such a shambles. >> we went to see which secret shoppers want the best, and which did not cut it. >> thank you. a new mutation in the h1n1 flu virus, and health officials are concerned. how a changing swine flu could change the way doctors treat the out by -- outbreaks. plus, why some students received out by -- outbreaks. plus, why some students received a tool of ..when your nose is raw and sore. plain tissue can make it burn even more. but mom knows there's puffs plus... ...with the magic of three. soothing lotion with a touch of shea butter, aloe and e. plain tiss
NBC
Nov 23, 2009 6:00pm EST
becomes to holiday shopping, so for many customers it is a service that the stands out. >> lisa robinson has more on somehow -- on how some local retailers are fairing. >> with the hidden camera rolling, we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area to make purchases and then give us her overall experience opinion. including the help she received and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies' rooms. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. she gave me a guide, a gift receipt. >> other places, well, she got some of them -- she thought some of them were not so good. the crux it was such a shambles -- >> it was such a shambles. >> find out which were the best and which ones did not cut it. >> now, your 11 insta-weather + forecast with chief meteorologist tom tasselmyer. >> some rain continuing into the area tonight and tomorrow morning. it will taper off a bit toward the middle of the week. it looks another weather system will be approaching by thanksgiving. for now, occasional rain continuing overnight. heavier showers are east of the day now. lighter showers extend west of
NBC
Nov 24, 2009 12:00pm EST
good and not so good opinions of the customer service. she's back with more tonight. i am lisa robinson. >> tonight she hands out grades to more than a half-dozen stores and one of them will get her best grade debt. the seeker shopper visited stores all around baltimore with a hidden camera team close behind. she shops for toys household goods, this gives her opinion. tonight one store in particular gets a glowing grade. >> excellent in customer service all the weight around. >> but a slow to cut another store does not cut it. >> i have to give them an f e is nothing was even remotely close to get me out of that door. >> find out tonight. how all the other stores make out in the 19th annual customer service test. >> now insta-weather-forecast with sandra shaw. >> i hope you are careful out there as we saw have during earlier this morning and since then it has been just drizzle. you can see a blanket of low- level clouds. that translates into some fog. jsut a gray mid-atlantic day out there for you. we're 52 downtown. we have only risen a couple of degrees since this morning in the upper
NBC
Nov 24, 2009 11:00pm EST
day. i am lisa robinson. >> she also visited the toes art -- toys r us store, and she shot a j.c. penney in glen burning. she gave them a b. >> now your forecast with chief meteorologist tom castelmyer. >> we have picked up another .1% of an inch in rain. -- .1 inch of rain. some fog forming as well. the temperature barely moved under thick clouds. 48 for the low, 52 for the high temperature. of or 40's to the north and west of baltimore. -- upper 40's to the north and west. holding around 50 in many areas on the eastern shore. western maryland, they are at 41 degrees. hancock, heading out west is 49. leonard town at 49 degrees. sunrise forecast -- some clouds, pettifog, 45 to 50 with a light -- like east wind. -- and patchy fog. maybe the klaus get a chance to thin a little tomorrow. -- maybe that clouds the chance to thin a little tomorrow. this next weather system will rapidly approached tomorrow and it will bring us some showers. if you are traveling, snow showers being generated from minneapolis to chicago, cleveland up into buffalo and detroit. clouds and low clouds and f
CBS
Nov 11, 2009 4:30am EST
astronaut lisa nowak has been sentenced for one year probation for attacking a former romantic rival. she pleaded guilty yesterday to felony burglary of a car to avoid a trial scheduled for next month where she could've faced life in prison. she was accused of attacking colleen shipman with pepper spray in february of 2007. >>> robert joe halderman, the cbs producer accused of trying to blackmail david letterman was in a new york court. his lawyer asked for charges to be dismissed saying he was only trying to sell a screen play. but prosecutors said halderman demanded $2 million to keep quiet about the letterman sexual affairs with women who worked on his show. >>> straight ahead, your wednesday morning weather. >>> and in sports, a buzzer beater in chicago. but did it beat the clock? >>> first, katie couric with a preview of tonight's "cbs evening news." >> why are they giving to a congressman scholarship foundation even though it hasn't given out a single scholarship in years? t already know. it runs in families - my mother has it, and now i have it. so even though i tried to keep my bo
CBS
Nov 19, 2009 11:00pm EST
county and police are still searching for his killer. tonight a friend lisa said, she still can't believe he's gone. >> i was there five minutes before he died. he's going to be well missed and loved. he's more a brother to me than my own brother. everybody knows he would give you the shirt off his back, shoes off his feet, whatever. he's going to be well loved and missed. >> reporter: the store owner was also shot. >>> crews are working to fix a major water main break. the department of public works says the 12-inch water main break happened this morning shutting down the intersection of old eastern avenue. the water main is at least 50 years old, officials hope to restore water by tomorrow. >>> the friendly skies were anything but today. flights were delayed in our region and across the country thanks to a computer problem and it took all day and into the night to get things back on track. wjz is live at thurgood marshall. kai jackson explains what was wrong. >> reporter: some say that the computer system is over budget and plagued with problems. the faa says a glitch at one of two u.s.
ABC
Nov 5, 2009 7:00am EST
what police think happened. abc's lisa fletcher in north dakota with the latest. good morning, lisa. >> reporter: good morning, robin. more than 10,000 people drive into water every year. and s many victims drown right in their own neighborhoods, leaving family and loved ones asking, how could something like this possibly happen? remembrances left by family and friends, who gather privately at the chilling scene. tire tracks from the jeep, the only evidence kyrstin gemar, ashley neufeld and afton williamson drove into the pond to their deaths. this stock pond, in daylight, seemingly harmless. any area with livestock, yuld have a pond like this? >> reporter: dug to hold water for cattle, ponds are usually 12 to 16 feet deep, with sleep, muddy sides. >> if a week started going into one of these embankments, would there be a way back out? >> no. >> reporter: a tiny camera captures the impossibly thick water. wh was the visibility like? >> zero visibility. >> reporter: what do you suspect happen? is it a situation by the time you realize you're in trouble, it's too late to get out of it
ABC
Nov 6, 2009 11:00pm EST
and capitals were also in action. sports is coming up. lisa, your family thinks you might have "roasterphobia." i'm not roasterphobic... my perdue® oven ready roaster is already seasoned in its own cooking bag. and it cooks in about half the time. my work here is done. (announcer) perdue® oven ready roaster. the cure for roasterphobia. that's hard to find. ♪ earn holiday rewards at giant, every time you use your card. earn one point for every dollar you spend. good for up to 20% off a future shopping trip. redeem your points and start earning again. only with your giant card. makes me feel great when i find a rewards program that really works. i love seeing all that savings racking up. that's my favorite part of the trip. i do 22 more inspections than the government requires. and my fresh, all-natural chickens are never given any hormones or steroids. and no candy, gladys. (announcer) perdue. extra inspections. extraordinary chicken. >>> the toyota sports desk, brought to you by your local toyota dealers -- moving you forward. >>> two local teams in action tonight, both on losing streaks,
ABC
Nov 11, 2009 4:30am EST
bribes to local officials. a spokesperson for blackwater said the clas were false. >>> lisa nowak has pleaded guilty in connection to a bizarre plot of attacking a romantic rival. nowak, who drove cross-country who confront shipman, must serve one year of probation. >>> michael jackson's father will have to drop his challenges against the executivers of his son's will. a los angeles judge says joe jackson does not stand to inherit any of michael's assets. but jackson said his son had been supporting him. so, the judge is allowing him to seek a monthly allowance from the estate. >>> for most of us, a sneeze is nothing more than a minor annoyan annoyance. but for 12-year-old lauren johnn, it's a way of life. the virginia girl sneezes about 12,000 times every day. this started about two weeks ago, when the sixth grader came down with a cold. and ever since, her parents have been trying everything to get her help, including 6 doctors and 11 different medicatns. >> i don't feel a tickle in my nose. a lot of people have canned me that. it just kind of constant. so, i don't really notice it.
PBS
Nov 18, 2009 12:00pm EST
on here. tell me about how you made some of the choices that are on here. >> well, "mona lisa," is on there. tavis: i sing in the television, in the shower, anywhere. [laughter] tavis>> i like that song, "monaa ." when this album came around, i wanted to put this on the record. we recorded it in capital studios here in los angeles which is where nat recorded. his piano is the panel that i played. it is intimidating. the familiarity is still there. it is like in the same room that he did it. his aura is still there. he is not me and i'm not him. i'm not trying to be better than him. i'm just try to sing a tune much like an actor. that is what i was involved with. there were many that are a joy to sing. tavis: give me the one that you are most shaky about. not sure this for the belongs to you. >> it would probably be the elton john song and the billy joel song. tavis: "your songs," is the title track. >> most of the songs were written by songwriters and were performed by singers. the common thread between "and i love her," and the beatles and "just the way you are," is that the
NBC
Nov 7, 2009 5:30am EST
fabulous fruit. >> reporter: he grows the grapes. his wife lisa makes the wine. both are former i.t. special ifrts who bought the vineyard in 2001. the land had been farmed commercially with pesticides and synthetic fertilizers. they decided to make it biodynamic. >> it is the way my dad used to farm. >> reporter: they you view the land as a whole organism, respecting everything from the soil to the bugs. >> think first and foremost, we look at the earth as a living organism, as opposed to a rock with things growing on it. >> reporter: it feeds the soil with organic matter. the weeds, the bugs, they have their purpose and they're controlled naturally. >> we have sheep that we keep in the vineyards to help keep the grasses low. >> reporter: and the moon. biodynamic farmers believe in guidance from the faces of the moon. >> you almost have to make a leap of faith that it really does have an effect. and this is one large ecosystem that we need to become one with. >> reporter: biodynamic farming is taking root in wine country. featured on the cover two years ago you was the first to g
NBC
Nov 14, 2009 5:30am EST
university hospital infectious disease specialist dr. lisa fitzpatrick show germ can live as long as two days outside the environment in some environments. in high traffic areas like offices with so many people going about their daily routine, the area can become a virtual petrie dish for germ like h1n1. >> the flu virus is pretty opportunistic. it will land and survive wherever it can. >> the doctor reminds everyone, when warrishing your hands, was with warm soapy water to kill those germs. >>> still to come, catch up with sugar lay leonard. and we'll >>> d.c. mayor you was riding his bike illegally on the parkway. >> i didn't know you it was prohibited. so kudos to them form i talked to a lot of bicyclists. they didn't know either. >> this exclusive video you was shot. u.s. park police could be firm that they apparently broke the law while they rode through prohibited areas. it didn't matter that they had a police escort. the mayor said he does not plan to violate any more cycling laws. >>> news on the more romantic sort for another d.c. official. there's word the he is too school's chancel
NBC
Nov 28, 2009 5:30am EST
, virginia newsome and lisa shaw showed up. the deputy left. they thought the turk quli goey gone, too. >> i saw him chasing me down. and came up on the side of me and literally got flovein fronty car and stopped me. >> reporter: he came back and climbed atop the animal control truck. he may like the lights. >> i believe strongly it was the lights. it was the strobe lights that had him attached to the vehicle. >> reporter: the officers took the piures and video with their cell phones. for three weeks he's been wabbling around route 7 in ashburn. the turkey is still on the lamb tonight. >> it's not mating season. it's not typical for him to be looking for a hen. however, he just happens to be really out here and looking for attention. >> now a warning. if you happen to see this turkey on the road, he could try to bond with your vehicle and then follow you to your destination. so our advice, don't slow down unless you still need a bird for your holiday dinner. >>> still to come on "news 4 this week," beyonce did it to slim down. it could wreak havoc on your body. >>> and a special going green
ABC
Nov 4, 2009 5:00pm EST
pantry. lisa stark has more on the controversial additive bpa and what it means. >> reporter: consume's union put 19 products under the microscope. they found a wide range of result. little or no in juice bock boxes or infant formula. and what they considered high levels in green beans of the vegetable soup. >> the bpa is in the food itself. we don't think consumers should be exposed to levels causing harm in the animal studies. >> reporter: it is used in lining of tin cans and plastic such as baby bottles. some studies show it is linked to diabetes. consumer concern has topped baby manufacturer of bottles to dump it. >> i'm wondering if i should buy the food for our kid. it is our kids we are talking about. >> reporter: some manufacturers are pushing back saying the chemical is the best around for food preservation and they insist there are studies that show the levels found in foods are safe. >> reporter: the chemical industry is counter acting the findings. >> reporter: consumer union admits what they consider unsafe is 20,000 below standards . >>> nice day then the clouds rolled i
ABC
Nov 6, 2009 11:35pm EST
think you can do better than this lisa, your family thinks you might have "roasterphobia." i'm not roasterphobic... my perdue® oven ready roaster is already seasoned in its own cooking bag. and it cooks in about half the time. my work here is done. (announcer) perdue® oven ready roaster. the cure for roasterphobia.
FOX
Nov 3, 2009 7:00am EST
revenue streams during this tough economy and lisa has a degree in early childhood education. we've had success with adult cooking classes but we needed expertise for those whereas with kids cooking classes, you can get by with lisa's expert in early childhood education, they put the class together and offers a great variety of different classes. all of the classes are themes. they're around the holiday, like halloween, thanksgiving or christmas, they will be deered toward those. and so far it's been very successful. we've had all of our classes full and so we're going to expand with that and take it where we can take it. and the kids love it. >> reporter: and the parents love it. because it not omen gauges the kids but its teaching them something valuable they can live in life. >> our mission is to make it easier to sit down together for a meal. and getting the kids involved is another key item in getti your family together around the dinner table. when they can participate or cook the meal for you. we've had kids from classes take their menu home and buy the ingredients and make the e
CNN
Nov 24, 2009 7:00pm EST
, the cost of that war will almost certainly climb. now they're looking for ways to pay the bill. and as lisa sylvester reports, that may mean new taxes. >> reporter: congress is proposing a heap of new taxes. a 5.4% health care tax for individuals earning $500,000 a year. a proposed tax on so-called cadillac insurance plans. a quarter percent tax on the wall street tax, and possibly, if the war in afghanistan goes on, a new 5% tax on the rich. >> what we're suggesting is a war surtax, a graduated tax so that we don't devour with that cost, every other priority we have in the economy. >> reporter: president obama is also prepared to let the bush tax cuts expire in january 2011 for those making more than $250,000 a year. >> one of his concerns is to more evenly -- is to use tax policy to make a more even distribution. >> reporter: high income earners in some states could see their marginal tax rate increase more than 60%. a democratic representative who has opposed a wall street tax sees nothing wrong with getting the rich to pitch in more. taxpayers helped stabilize wall street and now wall s
FOX News
Nov 26, 2009 10:00pm EST
herself. lisa is an everyday mother, never politically active in her life until the tea parties express rolled into town. maybe one of the most important... most people try to get rid of algae, and we're trying to grow it. the algae are very beautiful. they come in blue or red, golden, green. algae could be converted into biofuels... that we could someday run our cars on. in using algae to form biofuels, we're not competing with the food supply. and they absorb co2, so they help solve the greenhouse problem, as well. we're making a big commitment to finding out... just how much algae can help to meet... the fuel demands of the world. >> i am lauren sivan. an attorney for the couple that crashed tuesday's white house dinner says they did nothing wrong. the couple is being considered for a reality show. the couple film getting ready to go to the white house. security says it was a breach. they went through the same security screening as invited guests. retailers are getting ready for black friday. some folks getting in early shopping on thursday. stores are expecting to make 10% of total
FOX News
Nov 29, 2009 7:00pm EST
about. well, when the gunfire stopped his twin sisters carla and lisa knight were dead. along with their elderly aunt, joseph. and family members say that lisa knight was pregnant. jim and mere yal's six-year-old daughter was shot to death in her bed where she was sleeping. she had just played piano and sang for the large thanksgiving gathering before she turned in. though her parents escaped injury her father, a local cameraman can't escape the images in his mind. >> i've never seen a baby executed in her bed. that doesn't happen. cross fire, kids shot once or something, but five times? execution style and seeing the tragedy from the other side of the lens, it's black and white interest that side. this side it's color. >> investigators believe that paul was driving a royal blue four door camry and license plates w-427 jt has a spoiler on the back. the u.s. marshals are working with the jupiter police department and using every resource to find him. if you have any information on his whereabouts, you're urged to call this number 561-746-6201. julie. >> julie: laura, thank you
FOX News
Nov 10, 2009 7:00pm EST
nowak was treeped to kill her that day. lisa nowak tried to throw out a bag in which police found a knife and steel mall et. nowak told shipman today, i'm sorry. >> i'm glad to have the opportunity to apologize to you, mrs. shipman, in person. i am sincerely sorry for causing fear and misunderstanding and all of the intense public exposure that you have suffered. shepard: lisa nowak pleaded guilty to felony burglary of a car and misdemeanor battery. she was sentenced to one year probation and two days in jail. time served. a new battle in the health care reform. look who's coming back to washington to try to break the stalemate in the senate. the question now, did president clinton's appearance make a difference? shepard: i'm shepherd smith and you're on the "fox report." it's the bottom of the hour. time for the top of the news. and the last democratic president who pushed for health care reform is now trying to help the current one with the same issues. bill clinton was on capitol hill today speaking with senate democrats. the senate, of course, is where the health care debate i
FOX News
Nov 13, 2009 5:00pm EST
lisa, what we have in america is animal ga mation of people who have joined together as one who have joined together as one, that being americans and when we add hyphenations into that, irrespective, and certainly abbey thurston, i applaud her, a great scholar, but i disagree we are americans and to say it is perfectly ok to interchange one for the other with your color or whether you're black. i'm an american first. when i walked into the studio, i did not walk in as black. i did not walk in as black anything. i walked in as michael, an american. that allows me to become comfortable within myself. i owe no one nothing but myself. did i get up and work today? did i give something to my community? did i do something to enhance what i do, work-wise and so forth. >> others don't say i'm chinese or french american or anything else. glenn: please. >> i want to get to barack. a lot of people voted for barack. i think they didn't vote for him because he was black, because once you become conservative you are no longer black and we know what that's about. glenn: i'm going to come back to you
MSNBC
Nov 22, 2009 9:00am EST
lisa green joining me right now. who is this dalia? >> she was an escort. >> oh. >> maybe the first mistake in this tawdry tale was for her husband to marry her because soon after that, alex, things went south. he started noticing money was missing, police calls to the house. she tried to spike his tea with anti-freeze. that didn't really achieve the desired result and than boyfriend asked for a hit. what typically happens, though, happily, is that the person sought after to achieve the hit informs police. in fact, from florida fl, fairly common crime. usually palm beach county has one of the cases going all the time. >> because of that, that's why they're so good at gathering the evidence? >> i think that's right and seem likes mountain of evidence against this woman, hundreds of pages of documents, video. apparent lay coup from "cops" there to capture this moment. it seems like they have plenty to work with prosecution wise. >> okay. so if you are on the defense and that is woman who allegedly tried to kill the husband three times, where do you do with this? >> typical defense wou
MSNBC
Nov 24, 2009 9:00pm EST
in the financial meltdown walked away with huge pay offs before the collapse. lisa myers reports. >> reporter: it was the early phase of the financial meltdown last year. first bear stearns was sold to avoid a collapse. thousands of employees lost jobs. a new study by experts at harvard law school titled wages of failure found that since 2000, the top five executives received staggering amounts of cash bonuses and sold mountains of stock. bear stearns cashed out $1.4 billion and lehman brothers $1 billion. >> people who invested in these companies should feel betrayed. the idea of capitalism is people provide the capital and executives take care of it for us. people provided capital and the executives took it. >> reporter: when the firms collapsed james and richard lost about $900 million of stock. but the studies said they came out well ahead overall. cane had $388 million and fold $541 million. >> they were rewarded hundreds of millions of dollars. they got that reward for making catastrophic decisions. >> last year, cane bought two condominiums here. at the iconic plaza hotel in new york c
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
>> welcome to "11 news sunday morning." i'm lisa robinson. top stories in just a moment. first, a look outside with meteorologist john collins. >> beautiful morning. absolutely beautiful. chilly, but not as cold as yesterday. we're doing this in steps and getting this to a level that we're probably not going to see much more of because we're getting deeper into autumn and approaching winter as the days get shorter. it's just over -- well, the days are getting shorter. 18 hours of sunlight. 18 hours of sunlight stuck in there. anyway, the days are getting shorter, and there is less time to enjoy what we see here. druid hills park. our view overlooking its park. radar doesn't have much to show around here. stormy weather out in the northern plains. also unsettled weather in the gulf of mexico and the caribbean. that's all because of hurricane ida. we'll dach about that and will ida get close? the forecast is just ahead. >> and america and the american people won today. >> the house of representatives passes a historic health care reform to provide coverage to millions more americ
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